Building your street cred — A career forum for women in tech hosted by Wealthfront

September 23, 2013

You’re invited to join Wealthfront and Femgineer for an evening of professional connections, lessons on “street cred,” great presenters, and food. Lots of food. Wealthfront is proud to host October’s Femgineer forum on the topic of Street Cred on Tuesday, October 22nd at 6pm in Palo Alto, CA.   RSVP — Please visit our Femgineer page to… Read more

Joining Wealthfront as a new college graduate

September 13, 2013

The First Day On my first day as a backend engineer at Wealthfront I received an overview of our architecture by one of our engineers. During the overview I realized I would be working with several technologies and flow patterns with which I was completely unfamiliar. Fortunately for me, Wealthfront was forward thinking in choosing… Read more

Marketside chats #1: market vs limit orders

September 04, 2013

This is the first in a series of articles about general market topics. They will be simple to follow and include the kind of knowledge and insights that are hard to get from publications. Some people consider market orders to be a much worse way to trade than limit orders, because you are paying the bid-ask spread. It’s not… Read more